Career Transitions Forum
The Career Transitions Forum (CTF) is a unique series of lectures, presentations, and networking activities designed to support professionals who are transitioning in their careers.
Professionals from recruitment firms, corporations and the local community will present a broad array of job search strategies and tips, with a different topic presented each week. New participants can join any week.
Free Career Advising
Career Advising is available from corporate executives for those who have attended at least one CTF session. It is strongly recommended that those requesting counseling complete an HRD resume class.
To schedule an appointment, submit the CTF Career Advising Request form, which is available at CTF meetings.
September 21 | How to Create an Income with the Internet | Ken McDonald
Don't miss this chance to learn proven methods for earning money with a computer and internet connection from an expert! Learn how to use Amazon and eBay. Explore how and where to find freelance projects and bid on the jobs, article writing, editing, language translation, graphic art, logo design, ghostwriting, website design, newsletter creation, virtual assistance, research assistance, and much more!
September 28 | How to Build Your Resilience Skills | Sarah Updike
We’ll talk about research around resilience and happiness, how to recognize thought patterns that jeopardize resilience, and This session will be led by Sarah Updike, a BB&T IT Business Consultant specializing in associate development. practice resilience techniques that will you carry into your new job and beyond.
October 5 | Stay Organized During the Search & in Your New Job | Lynn Kavcsak, Holly Swart
Want to be more organized and focused in your job search? Want to manage the chaos and maximize your chances of success when starting your next great role? Come to Career Transitions Forum on October 5th to learn about both of these essential topics!
October 12 | Coping with Different Personalities in Your Search and On the Job | Dr. David W. W. Jones
Sometimes, the many dimensions of interacting with people in your job search can seem overwhelming. And once you land, adapting to your new work environment can be influenced by how well you recognize and deal with people with different personalities and communication styles.
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HRD (Human Resources Development) courses provide assistance for adults who are trying to find employment, transitioning back into the workforce, or working to redefine their professional niche in today's global market. HRD offers many relevant classes that will help equip you for success in your job search.